Welcome to Couderay

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Things to Do

Most people who visit the Couderay area, the Chippewa Flowage, and the rest of Sawyer County are "getting away from it all." Whether you like to fish, hunt, camp or hike, this part of Wisconsin has some of the state's most-beautiful woods and lakes. There are many other things to do, of course.

Community Celebrations

64th Annual Musky Festival
June 25-28, 2015. Get more information from the Hayward Area Chamber of Commerce site.

Bluegill Festival
July 17-29, 2015. Call 715-354-3411 or visit the TravelWisconsin.com site for more information.

Honor the Earth Pow-Wow
July 17-19, 2015. Visit the TravelWisconsin.com site, or call 715-634-8934 for details.

Lumberjack World Championships
July 23-25, 2015. Visit the Lumberjack Championships site for more information.

Jack Pine Savage Days
August 1-3, 2015. More details at the event website.

Sawyer County Fair
August 13-16, 2015. Visit the fair's site for details.

Exeland Trout Festival
August 29-31, 2015.

Stone Lake Cranberry Festival
Stone Lake
October 3, 2015. Get more information from the Cranberry Festival site for information.

Gambling and Entertainment

LCO Casino, Lodge and Convention Center
Located 4 miles east of Hayward
Check website for upcoming performances.


Couderay Riverside Golf
Located 2 miles east of Couderay
Call 715-945-2593 for information and tee times.

Tagalong Golf Course
More information at the course site.


National Freshwater Fishing Hall of Fame
What else would you put inside a 40-foot-high, 140-foot-long building shaped like a Musky?
Open seven days a week April 15 to November 1. Visit the museum site for hours.

Pioneer Village Museum
This 36-building village includes a country school, a newspaper office, a general store, a blacksmith shop, a doctor's office and more.
Open 1-5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday, June through Labor Day. Visit the Pioneer Village site for more details.

Railroad Memories Museum
A museum that is itself more than 100 years old, celebrates the railroad industry that was once a large part of Spooner and northwestern Wisconsin.
Open Memorial Day weekend through Labor Day. Visit the museum site for hours.

Sawyer County Historical Museum
Along Highway B, Hayward
Sawyer County's history on display. Check their site for hours.

Washburn County Historical Museum
Shell Lake
A unique museum that includes a church, a schoolhouse and a building used to spot enemy aircraft during WWII, the Washburn County Historical Museum covers all aspects of county history.
Call 715-635-7996 for more information.

2023 Jeff Scharlau.